champoyhate Before becoming a singer, Anika was a political journalist splitting her time between Bristol and Berlin. But after meeting Portishead producer Geoff Barrow, she quit her job as correspondent and released an album she recorded with Barrow’s latest project BEAK> in just twelve days on Stones Throw/Invada. She speaks here from somewhere in the [...]
October 21st, 2011 · No Comments
DEC. 11: THE WAY OF INFINITE HARMONY w/ MADLIB + J.ROCC + FLYING LOTUS + DJ NOBODY + MIA DOI TODD + BLANK BLUE + MORE!
December 3rd, 2010 · 1 Comment
September 24th, 2010 · No Comments
Rather than some awful panicked death, your eyes open and you’re OK, surrounded by a swirling undersea world filled with sponges, anemones twirling like windmills, and the distant calls of dolphins, seals and whales. The immense pressure of all this water feels like nothing. You’re like an empty vessel through which all wonderful sensations pass through.
Oct. 2: 12th Annual Eagle Rock Music Festival w/ The Soft Pack + The Gaslamp Killer + Nosaj Thing + Nobody + Lucky Dragons + Rainbow Arabia + Free the Robots + Ras G + tons more
September 15th, 2010 · 1 Comment
May 3rd, 2010 · 2 Comments
Download: BIG FREAK Mixtape Vol. 4 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] (alternate download link here!) Low End Theory‘s DJ Nobody and Blank Blue-plus-lots-more drummer Andres Renteria (possibly look for him at that very special event at Echoplex in two weeks) will be bringing absolute vinyl treasure to BIG FREAK at the Black Boar [...]
January 19th, 2010 · 3 Comments
Radiohead – In Rainbows… Radiohead – Amnesiac… Radiohead – Hail to the Thief…
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June 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Download: Blank Blue “Eyes Closed” (Remixed by Nosaj Thing) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] (off Combine out July 7th on Ubiquity Records)
May 3rd, 2009 · 2 Comments
Gangi is the eclectic musical duo of Matt Gangi and Lyle Nesse. Originally from Brooklyn, where Matt wrote and recorded the first album A, they moved to L.A. to get some sun and space and accidentially encounter Mandy Moore. They will be playing a Monday night residency at Spaceland for the month of May. This interview by Steven Martinez.